byUnited States. Children's Bureau; Weill, Blanche C. (Blanche California), b. 1883
At head of title: U.S. Department of Labor. James J. Davis, Secretary. Children's Bureau. Grace Abbott, Chief favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Child rearing, Habit Source: bplgovdocs
AKA The Man from Music Mountain Roy returns home to fine a range feud between the cattlemen and the sheepmen. When his friend is killed he finds the rifle had a defective pin. He learns the rifle belongs to a ranch hand named Barker (Jay Novello) and that a third party has caused the feud. When he captures outlaws trying to blow up a dam, he claims Barker was the killer. But Barker has switched rifles and the outlaws now accuse Roy and Roy finds himself in trouble. favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Western, Romance, Roy Rogers, Bob Nolan
A seaplane departs for China. On board are a nurse escaping a loveless marriage to do work with refugees, a woman hoping to surprise her estranged son, a wealthy heiress trying to distance herself from labor troubles, an oily politician, a moll and a mobster fleeing the wrath of the gangs they've double-crossed, two rival munitions salesmen out to cash in on the misery of war, and a fresh-faced young steward. Caught in a course-altering storm, a crash-landing destroys the plane, kills the... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topic: Drama
When William Reardon (Pierre Watkin), a steel magnate, dies and leaves a strange will. When his spineless and dandified heir and son (Ranny Weeks) returns home from living in Paris, he finds "Tons' Walker (Grant Withers), a strong and burly steel worker running the company, per his late-father's will request. He also finds that his father's will specifies the Junior will change his name to Bill Hall and work in the family steel mill for a year under the fake name. Walker's job is to make a... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Action, Drama, Romance
A lumberjack (Bruce Bennett) knocks out a champion boxer in a brawl, gets drawn into the boxing world where he is unknowingly set up for a fixed fight. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Action, Adventure, Drama
Story of a young woman's obsessive love. Evelyn (Anne Baxter), an emotionally unstable woman, stays at the home of her doctor Dan Proctor (Scott McKay). She meets and falls in love with the doctors brother Douglas, but he is already happily married. Evelyn decides she will break up the marriage. Mystic Nights Videos favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Anne Baxter, Ralph Bellamy, Aline MacMahon, Ruth Warrick, Scott McKay, Marie McDonald, Jerome...
Nora Moran (Zita Johann), a young woman with a difficult and tragic past, is sentenced to die for a murder that she did not commit. She could easily reveal the truth and save her own life, if only it would not damage the lives, careers and reputations of those whom she loves. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Crime, Drama
A reporter hears that a famous actress is dying in a hospital after being hit by a car. She goes to the hospital to interview the actress, who tells the reporter that her wealthy fiance, who was killed in an accident several years before, was actually murdered. Before long the reporter finds herself in a web of corruption, mental illness and murder. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Film-Noir, Crime, Crime Drama
Mary Astor plays a receptionist at a paper mill company. She has her eye on Robert Ames, a young salesman with the company. When the boss is forced to retire, Mary Astor pushes for Robert Ames to take the job, and when he does, Mary is promoted to being his secretary. She is secretly in love with him, only he never seems to notice. As he rises in the company Mary Astor is constantly by his side, giving good business advice as well as advice in his personal life. When Ames marries someone else,... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Drama, Romance
Alice Kendall is part of the social elite, and her mother has spent a fortune giving her luxuries. When Alice marrries Fred Garlan her mother wishes him luck as he will need it. Alice wants a new sable coat but Fred can't afford it. When she shows up with a coat, suspicions start to fly. Mystic Nights Videos favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: June Collyer, Lloyd Hughes, Owen Moore, Dorothy Christy, Jameson Thomas, Gwen Lee, Robert Agnew,...
Erich von Stroheim is The Great Flamarion, a marksman who employs Mary Beth Hughes and Dan Duryea, a married couple, for his vaudeville act. Having decided to rid herself of her husband, Mary Beth plots to trick von Stroheim into doing the dirty work for her. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Erich von Stroheim, Mary Beth Hughes, Dan Duryea, Anthony Mann
Jean Kent stars in the 1948 film as Gwen Rawlings, a young girl who drifts in to a life of seedy nightclubs and petty crime when she is dismissed from her job after being falsely accused of theft. Her love for a nightclub musician is not enough for her and her search for excitement leads her on a downward path to murder.... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews ) Topics: jean kent, dennis price, herbert lom, bonar colleano, good time girl
No more uploads I was very satisfied with FTP uploading at archive.org. I was able to see exactly how much of the upload had been completed. I was able to see the rate at which the upload was progressing. And, perhaps most important of all, I was able to resume an interrupted upload. In other words, if I had uploaded 90% of a file when the connection was lost, all I had to do was reconnect and upload the remaining 10%. The programmers at archive.org have eliminated the best way of uploading,... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews ) Topics: Hal Roach, comedy, Clem Bevans, Cecil Kellaway